GDP growth falls to 6.6% in Q3, lowest in five quarters

The country's GDP (gross domestic product) growth for the October-December (Q3) slowed to 6.6 per cent from 7 per cent in the previous (July-September) quarter, government data showed on Thursday. This is the lowest GDP growth rate in five quarters since July-September 2017, dragged by weak consumer demand. Consumer spending, which accounts for near 60 per cent more